Gurmeet Choudhary is a popular Indian television actor, model, and dancer. His nickname is Shashi. He is well-known for his perfect physique and top-notch acting skills. Gurmeet is most active in the small screen industry and famous for playing the role of Lord Ram in the TV serial ‘Ramayan’.
Gurmeet Choudhary was born in a middle-class Hindu family on 22 February 1984 in Chandigarh, India. His father’s name is Sitaram Choudhary, a retired Subehdar Major in Army and his mother’s name is Anmol Choudhary. Gurmeet has a brother Gangaram Choudhary, a doctor. His grandfather used to call him Shashi Kapoor and that’s how he got his nickname, Shashi.
According to reports, When Gurmeet Choudhary and Debina Bonnerjee were in a relationship they secretly married each other in 2006 at a temple in Goregaon without the consent of their parents. However, The couple got tied officially on 15 February 2011. Their friend circle named this couple as Gurbina.
Gurmeet Choudhary Wiki/Bio
|Birth Name||Gurmeet Sitaram Choudhary|
|Nick Name||Shashi, Guru|
|Age||(as in 2020) 36 Years|
|Debut||• Bollywood: Koi Aap Sa (2005)|
• Punjabi Film: Yaar Mera Rab Warga (2013)
• Hindi TV: Yeh Meri Life Hai (2004)
• Tamil TV: Mayavi (2006)
|Famous Role||Lord Ram in the TV serial 'Ramayan' (2008-2009)|
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Pisces|
|Birth Place||Chandigarh, India|
|Date of Birth||22 February 1984|
|Home Town||Bhagalpur District, Bihar, India|
|Hobbies||Reading, Collecting Goggles & Sunglasses|
|Mother's Name||Anmol Choudhary|
|Father's Name||Sitaram Choudhary (a retired Subehdar Major in the Indian Army)|
|Brother||Gangaram Choudhary (Doctor)|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Debina Bonnerjee (Actress)|
Marital Status, Wife and Children
|Marriage Date||15 February 2011|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Brands Endorsed||Not Known|
|Career Manager||Not Known|
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
|Height (Approx.)||in centimeters- 180 cm|
in meters- 1.80 m
in feet inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight (Approx.)||in kilograms- 75 kg|
in pounds- 165 lbs
|Chest Size||42 inches|
|Biceps Size||16 inches|
|Waist Size||32 inches|
Extra Ordinary Features
|Race / Ethnicity||Hindu|
|Dress Size||Not Known|
|Shoe Size||10 inches|
|Favourite Actors||Hrithik Roshan, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favourite Colors||Blue, Black|
|Favourite Film||Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000)|
|Favourite Drinks||Diet Coke, Fresh Lime Soda, Watermelon Juice|
|Favourite Restaurant||The Taj Mahal Palace, Colaba, Mumbai|
|Favourite Destinations||Goa, Bangkok, Malaysia, Dubai|
|Favourite Actress||Madhuri Dixit|
Since his childhood, Gurmeet has a keen interest in acting and used to participate in drama competitions during his school days. Later he got training in dance from Shiamak Davar’s dance academy in Mumbai.
Gurmeet Choudhary made his television debut with the Hindi TV serial Yeh Meri Life Hai in 2004 as Gurmeet. In the same year, he appeared in Star Plus’s TV serial “Kumkum- Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan”, as Ballu.
In the year 2006, Gurmeet Choudhary made his Tamil debut with the show ‘Mayavi’, where he played the character of Hiranyan. Gurmeet got huge recognization after portraying the role of Lord Ram and Vishnu in the famous television show ‘Ramayan’. This show was broadcast from 2008 to 2009.
Gurmeet Choudhary Net Worth
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|Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)||$5 million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)||Under Review|
|Income Source||Actor, Model|
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Gurmeet next appeared in the show ‘Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi’ as Maan Singh Khurana along with TV actress Drashti Dhami. This show was one of the popular shows of that time which was aired on STAR One.
Choudhary participated in the reality show Pati Patni Aur Woh with Debina Bonnerjee in 2009. In 2013, he participated in the fifth season of popular dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa with choreographer Shampa Sonthalia and also got the title of winner. In the same year, he, along with his wife, participated in another dance reality show ‘Nach Baliye Season 6’ where they ended up as the first runner-up.
He also participated in season 5 of the action reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi. Where he was named the first runner-up and he rose to prominence for the Bollywood Film Khamoshiyan in 2015. In the next year, he appeared in the lead role of Bollywood film Wajah Tum Ho.
|2016||Wajah Tum Ho|
|2017||Laali Ki Shaadi Mein Laaddoo Deewana|
TV Shows & Serials List
|2004||Yeh Meri Life Hai|
Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan
|2010–2011||Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi|
|2011||Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani|
Chhoti Bahu – Sawar Ke Rang Rachi
|2016||Diya Aur Baati Hum|
Facts About Gurmeet Choudhary
- Does Gurmeet Choudhary drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Does Gurmeet Choudhary smoke?: No
- He is a fitness freak and visits the gym regularly.
- Gurmeet’s friends call him ‘Patnivrata’ jokingly.
- He was the winner of ‘Mr. Jabalpur’.
- Gurmeet also participated in the contest of ‘Mr. India’.
- Gurmeet is a dog lover.
- During the initial days of his acting career, he had to face lots of financial problems.
- Gurmeet’s first salary was ₹ 500 for a short film.
- Gurmeet is a black belt in Karate and would like to do an action movie.
- He is a loyal supporter of Shah Rukh Khan’s IPL team ‘Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR).
- Because of his eyes, Gurmeet bagged the character of Lord Ram in NDTV Imagine’s TV serial ‘Ramayan’.
- In 2015, Gurmeet took part in the reality TV show ‘I Can Do That’.
Who is the most favorite actor who has played the role of Lord Ram?
Gurmeet Choudhary got the most popularity as the character of Lord Ram.
Does Gurmeet Choudhary have a child?
Gurmeet Choudhary and her wife Debina Bonnerjee adopted the two girls, the young couple wants to have their own kids. Gurmeet told Mumbai Mirror, The general belief is that you only adopt if you can’t have children of your own.
Where is Gurmeet Choudhary from?
Birth Place: Bhagalpur.
How old is Gurmeet Choudhary?
36 years old (22 February 1984).
When did Gurmeet Choudhary get married?
Gurmeet Choudhary and Debina Bonnerjee secretly married each other in 2006 at a temple in Goregaon without the consent of their parents. However, The couple got tied officially on 15 February 2011.